Lawyer Pay

Labor & Employment

Farmers Insurance to pay $5.8M to settle discrimination suit by female claims litigators

International Law

Lack of crime and bankruptcies means lower income for Japanese lawyers

White-Collar Crime

Feds can apply convicted judge’s pension to his $2.9M restitution, court rules

Careers

Top deal lawyer leaves Cravath for Paul Weiss

Lawyer Pay

More law firms raise starting pay to $160K outside New York; Holland & Knight is latest to do so

Labor & Employment

Suit by laid-off lawyers says Reilly Pozner jettisoned 17 at law firm to avoid sharing $391M verdict

Lawyer Pay

Posner says Bluebook is ‘560 pages of rubbish,’ suggests changes to improve jury trials

Lawyer Pay

Full-time female lawyers earn 77 percent of male lawyer pay

Careers

Lawyers are No. 2 on list of highest-paying jobs

Law Firms

Dentons tells ex-Luce Forward partners of $1.9M clawback years after they joined predecessor firm

Careers

Some BigLaw firms face associate shortages; boutiques are partly to blame

Lawyer Pay

Law firm increases clerkship signing bonus to $75K; will others follow?

Business of Law

10,000 jobs were added to the legal sector in 2015, stats show

Labor & Employment

Lawyer who reviewed 13,000 documents in two months isn’t entitled to overtime pay, judge rules

Labor & Employment

Skadden, staffing agency OK payment of $75K to doc-review lawyer trio to settle overtime suit

Lawyer Pay

Associates got bonuses of up to $350K at Boies Schiller this year, law firm leader says

Lawyer Pay

Cravath to pay $15K to $100K in annual associate bonuses

Lawyer Pay

Prosecutors and PDs will share in $18M equal-pay settlement

Labor & Employment

Jury says law firm owes $123K in contingent fees to lawyer; award is then doubled under wage statute

Business of Law

Jones Day hires 10 US Supreme Court clerks, ‘a stunningly large number,’ law prof says